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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Johann Hummel: Piano Trio: Finale
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 446077 Buy now
12:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Pinchas Zukerman
London/Decca 4789386 Buy now
12:23 am Christmas Music: A los Maytines; Aro que Nostre Seign'es Nat; March
Frank Wallace, guitar
Gyre 10092 Buy now
12:29 am Joachim Nikolas Eggert: Symphony No. 4
Gavle Symphony Orchestra / Gerard Korsten
Naxos 573378 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Elegy
Yuja Wang, piano
DG 16606 Buy now
1:06 am Giacomo Puccini: Crisantemi (Chrysanthemums)
Enso String Quartet
Naxos 573108 Buy now
1:12 am Traditional: There is No Rose of Such Virtue; Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming; Silent Night
Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge / Richard Marlow
Richard Marlow, organ
Conifer 501 Buy now
1:21 am Nino Rota: Concerto for Strings
Orchestra of La Scala, Milan / Riccardo Muti
Sony 66279 Buy now
1:37 am Mike Oldfield: Music of the Spheres: Part Two
Sinfonia Sfera Orchestra / Karl Jenkins
Lang Lang, piano
London/Decca 10925 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Kurt Schwertsik: Three Late Love Songs: Tranquillo
Christopher van Kampen, cello
Largo 56628 Buy now
2:06 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 9: Adagio
Minnesota Orchestra / Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Reference 81 Buy now
2:35 am Arvo Part: Tabula Rasa
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Adele Anthony, violin
DG 457647 Buy now
2:45 am Christmas Music: O Little Town of Bethlehem; God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen; Jesus Christ the Apple Tree; Good King Wenceslas
Choir of St. John's College, Cambridge / George Guest
Chandos 8485 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Pablo de Sarasate: Romanza Andaluza
Berlin Guitar Ensemble
Hans Maile, violin
Marus 3087 Buy now
3:07 am Gabriel Faure: String Quartet
Miami String Quartet
Conifer 51291 Buy now
3:30 am Wim Mertens: Casting No Shadow
Wim Mertens, piano
Les Disques du Crepuscule 748 Buy now
3:43 am Anatol Liadov: The Enchanted Lake
Russian National Orchestra / Mikhail Pletnev
DG 447084 Buy now
3:49 am Traditional: Sussex Carol; Sans Day Carol; Here We Come A-Wassailing
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Martin Neary
Michala Petri, recorder
RCA 60060 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Vilem Blodek: Flute Concerto: 1st movement
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / Uros Lajovic
Karl Bernhard Sebon, flute
Schwann 11608 Buy now
4:07 am Henning Kraggerud: Equinox: Afternoon
Arctic Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra / Henning Kraggerud
Henning Kraggerud, violin
Simax 1348 Buy now
4:27 am Traditional: Christmas Medley
Taverner Choir / Andrew Parrott
EMI 49809 Buy now
4:36 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Album for Children: Selections
I Musici Montreal / Yuli Turovsky
Chandos 9098 Buy now
4:43 am Hans Gal: Serenade for Strings
Symphony Nova Scotia / Georg Tintner
CBC 5167 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am William Byrd: Pavane and Gigue
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Naxos 572050 Buy now
5:07 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 18
Aldo Ciccolini, piano
Discover 920198 Buy now
5:22 am Charles Ives: A Christmas Carol
Galliard Brass & Friends
MusicMasters 67077-2 Buy now
5:26 am Francois Couperin: Concert Pieces
Camerata Salzburg
Jian Wang, cello
DG 474236 Buy now
5:39 am Christmas Music: Noel, Noel, Bells are Ringing; Carol of the Bells; Nativity Car
Roger Wagner Chorale / Roger Wagner
Delos 3072 Buy now
5:49 am Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2: 4th movement
Philadelphia Orchestra / Riccardo Muti
Philips 422334 Buy now
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Medley: Bach's Bells; Hark! the Herald Angels Sing
Canadian Brass
Steinway & Sons 30027 Buy now
10:06 am Franz Schubert: March Militaire No. 1
Evgeny Kissin, piano
Sony 64538 Buy now
10:15 am George Frideric Handel: Messiah: Hallelujah Chorus
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Karl Richter
DG 457196 Buy now
10:20 am Georges Enescu: Roumanian Rhapsody No. 2
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra / Lawrence Foster
Erato 75179 Buy now
10:33 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 82 "The Bear"
Tafelmusik / Bruno Weil
Sony 66295 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Traditional English: The Friendly Beasts
Concordia Choir of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota / Rene Clausen
Concordia 3467 Buy now
11:06 am Percy Grainger: Molly on the Shore
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 420946 Buy now
11:11 am Camille Saint-Saens: Havanaise
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / Zubin Mehta
Maxim Vengerov, violin
Teldec 73266 Buy now
11:22 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 19
Scottish National Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80285 Buy now
11:50 am Benjamin Britten: Men of Goodwill Variations on A Christmas Carol
Minnesota Orchestra / Neville Marriner
EMI 49300 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Miguel Llobet: Four Popular Catalan Songs
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80633 Buy now
12:06 pm Johann Strauss Sr.: Radetzky March
Vienna Philharmonic / Mariss Jansons
Sony 91377 Buy now
12:10 pm Turlough O'Carolan: Tune No. 172
Quadriga Consort
DHM 75722 Buy now
12:15 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Erato 88054 Buy now
12:30 pm David Overton: Fantasia on "In Dulci Jubilo"
Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra / John Georgiadis
James Galway, flute
RCA 26332 Buy now
12:36 pm Antonin Dvorak: American Suite
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Libor Pesek
Virgin 90723 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Traditional: Wexford Carol; Gloucestershire Wassail
Mainstreet Brass Quintet
MSR 1325 Buy now
1:06 pm Hamish MacCunn: Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Royal Ballet Sinfonia / John Wilson
ASV 2123 Buy now
1:16 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 8
Boston Baroque / Martin Pearlman
Telarc 80688 Buy now
1:30 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker: Characteristic Dances
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
DG 447013 Buy now
1:41 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 8 "Pathetique"
Jonathan Biss, piano
EMI 94422 Buy now
 2 PM - 6 PM
Afternoon Classics
with Anna Singer
WQED-FM's Anna Singer hosts your afternoon and drive time classical music - complete with BBC Newscasts, weather and the latest arts news.
 6 PM
Chanukah in Story and Song
Leonard Nimoy and the Western Wind with a musical celebration spanning Ladino songs of Spanish Jews, Yiddish melodies from Europe, and modern Israeli tunes.
6:01 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 9: Rondo
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 438948 Buy now
6:07 pm Maurice Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Virgin 90765 Buy now
6:24 pm Christmas Music: Wexford Carol; Murztaler Engelruf; 12 Days of Christmas
Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Four Winds 3017 Buy now
6:34 pm George Frideric Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 3
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra / Nicholas McGegan
Bruce Haynes, oboe
Harmonia Mundi 1905157 Buy now
6:42 pm Traditional: Christmas Medley
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / James Galway
James Galway, flute
RCA 5888 Buy now
6:51 pm Johann Quantz: Horn Concerto No. 3
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Iona Brown
Barry Tuckwell, horn
London/Decca 417406 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Gustavo Dudamel makes his Heinz Hall debut conducting Strauss' Don Juan, Wagner's Overture to Tannhauser, and Beethoven's Symphony No. 5.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Don't Shoot the Piano Player - Starting with the earliest piano trios from Joseph Haydn, a presentation of the best of chamber music that includes the piano- piano trios, quartets, quintets, and more.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Prussian Sonata No. 5: 2nd movement
Jon Mendle, archguitar
In a Circle 4 Buy now
10:06 pm Edward MacDowell: To a Wild Rose
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra / Richard Auldon Clark
Koch 7282 Buy now
10:09 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: The Crown of Roses
Naxos 573719 Buy now
10:12 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Marc Soustrot
Naxos 573139 Buy now
10:40 pm Morten Lauridsen: Ave, dulcissima Maria
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
Morten Lauridsen, finger cymbals
Hyperion 67580 Buy now
10:49 pm Gerald Finzi: Eclogue
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Martin Jones, piano
Nimbus 5366 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Michael Gandolfi: Winter Light: Falling Snow
San Francisco Choral Artists / Magen Solomon
Foghorn 2006 Buy now
11:06 pm Takashi Yoshimatsu: White Landscapes
Manchester Camerata / Sachio Fujioka
John Barrow, flute
Chandos 9652 Buy now
11:17 pm Franz Gruber: Silent Night
American Contemporary Music Ensemble
Dorian 92216 Buy now
11:24 pm Kate Moore: Canon
Saskia Lankhoorn, piano
ECM 2344 Buy now
11:41 pm Rebecca Dale: Winter
London/Decca 25736 Buy now
11:48 pm Glenn Buhr: Winter Poem No. 1
Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra / Bramwell Tovey
CBC 5184 Buy now

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